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Are the chemicals in bug spray safe for our skin to absorb?

I hate bugs and we have our fair share of them since the back of our property has lots of trees. I like the effectiveness of the spray but I worry that it's not good for our skin to absorb. Any thoughts?

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ReneeK3

Asked by ReneeK3 at 2:05 PM on Jun. 1, 2009 in Home & Garden

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  • I think not.


    Join the group Green Organic Natural Simple Living and ask them.

    outstandingLove

    Answer by outstandingLove at 2:08 PM on Jun. 1, 2009

  • You can call Poison Control to see but I went to Africa and used Skeeter Beater by Nature's Gift (online) and it was amazing for mosquitoes, tse tse flies, etc....didn't get a single bite.
    jeanclaudia

    Answer by jeanclaudia at 2:55 PM on Jun. 1, 2009

  • It depends on what you use.
    rkoloms

    Answer by rkoloms at 10:52 AM on Jun. 2, 2009

  • No
    romanceparty4u

    Answer by romanceparty4u at 11:34 AM on Jun. 3, 2009

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